Treat Yo’ Self! Rings & Things

January 15th, 2016 by

Have you started your hunt for the perfect Valentine’s gift? We wanted to give you a little early inspiration. At Kid Icarus we work hard to select special jewelry often handmade by local (Canadian) makers! Looking for a little mid-month pick me up? TREAT YOURSELF to some sparkly new hand-candy! All of the gorgeous rings […]

New in the Shop – Hoi Bo!

January 11th, 2016 by

Kid Icarus is very eager and excited to announce that we are now carrying the beautiful bags by Sarra Tang of Hoi Bo! Sarra Tang is a Canadian designer actively making things with Hoi Bo since 2007. Her studio and flagship store can be found in Toronto’s hip distillery district. These high quality bags and […]

Carriage 44 – A Fresh Start in 2016!

January 10th, 2016 by

It’s been awhile since we’ve talked Carriage 44! These gorgeous soaps are guaranteed to help you achieve a clean slate this new year! Here at Kid Icarus we carry a wide selection of these lovely all natural handmade soaps. Scents such as, lavender, lemongrass, peppermint, rose, oatmeal, mud, urban garden, and the ever musky “no.1” […]

Holiday Gift Guide #8 – STOCKING STUFFERS

December 20th, 2015 by

Lets talk Christmas stockings, and, more specifically, what to fill them with! Totes and pins are the perfect gifts to slip inside a stocking. Compact, cute, and filled with potential to suit unique personalities. These stocking stuffers will definitely not disappoint. Check out some of our coolest pins and totes that will be a hit […]

Holiday Gift Guide #7 – Ceramics!

December 19th, 2015 by

Can’t go wrong this holiday season with the gift of some handmade, local ceramics! We’ve got an incredibly wide selection of beautiful & unique ceramic items here at Kid Icarus. Shop local this holiday season! All items pictured are available at our Kensington location. Select items are available at our Parkdale Outpost. Please call ahead […]

Holiday Gift Guide #6 – THATS A WRAP!

December 18th, 2015 by

Hopefully your holiday shopping is nearing it’s end… So we thought we’d give you some wrapping ideas! Here at Kid Icarus our wrapping paper is quite unique in the sense that every sheet is designed & screen printed by us! We’ve got lots of adorable washi tape to spice up your gifts, and a variety […]

Holiday Gift Guide #4 – DIY Books & Plush Toys!

December 16th, 2015 by

The most fun and exciting gifts often are full of imagination, creative energy, and potential. We would love to help you give the gift of FUN. With a wide variety of DIY kits ranging from knitting to calligraphy, as well as tons of handmade plush toys, you can give someone a special project or a […]

Holiday Gift Guide #3 – Black Pine Bonsai!

December 13th, 2015 by

Looking for a super cute, super seasonal “grow your own” kit? Look no further! This adorable black pine bonsai kit has everything you need to grow a little pine tree, perfect for this time of year. Pull a Charlie Brown Christmas and hang a big ol red ornament on it, or let it live on […]

Holiday Gift Guide #2 – DIY Knit!

December 12th, 2015 by

Sometimes finding the perfect gift for a crafty loved one can be tricky. Not to worry, we’ve got you covered. Here at Kid Icarus we’ve got all kinds of DIY kits for those interested in picking up a new knit/embroidery hobby, or knitters looking for an awesome new project. All pictured kits are available at […]

Concrete Barn TO

September 12th, 2015 by

Check out these succulent plants in concrete planters by Bonnie Nicholls of Concrete Barn! Handmade in Toronto, available at both of our locations (Kensington and Parkdale). Concrete Barn planters with succulents, $15-$20.